Solved 1000$ Gaming rig Tags: New Build Gaming Monitors Systems Product Last response: June 17, 2010 11:26 AM in Systems Share powerfuel June 15, 2010 9:56:58 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: the closer the better BUDGET RANGE: 900-1100 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT:gaming, surfing the internet PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, speakers, OS) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Canadian, use pricecanada.com to find your item (take the item #) PARTS PREFERENCES: none OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080, 1920x1200 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I'd like to have this monitor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236047 More about : 1000 gaming rig Best solution banthracis a b 4 Gaming a b C Monitor June 16, 2010 1:41:27 AM That monitor is over 1/3 of your budget... Here's a build from another thread I posted using newegg.ca prices CPU Phenom II x4 955 $172 MOBO GA-790x-UD3 $106 above 2 combo http://www.newegg.ca/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Item... RAM G SKill Ripjaw DDR3 1600 7-8-7-24 4gb kit $122.5 Case Anted 300 Illusion $70 HD Spinpoint F3 500gb $58 GPU 5850 $294 PSU OCZ Fatal1ty 550W 80+ $70 w/ $20 MIR Optical Cheap $26 one Total comes to $895 before $20 MIR, shipping and taxes. Throw in an ASUS VH235T-P Black 23" 5ms Widescreen Full HD 1080p LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 50000 :1 $180 http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... Bear in mind, that MOBO can't xfire and that PSU won't handle 2 5850's. However, for the budget, that's probably the best gaming rig you can get. Newegg.ca links don't seem to work well so just manually search for the parts. powerfuel June 17, 2010 11:18:10 AM Alright, thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer powerfuel June 17, 2010 11:26:16 AM Best answer selected by powerfuel. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumBuilding Gaming rig for ~ 1000 $ ForumGaming Rig - £700- 1000 ForumBuild me a gaming rig for around $ 1000 Forum$ 1000 Gaming rig ForumHow to Ask For Build Advice ForumREAD THIS before posting about boot/no video problems! ForumGaming Rig Budget SGD$ 1000 ForumGaming Rig below $SGD 1000 Forum1000 $ gaming rig , To order in about a week or so. Forum$ 1000 Gaming Rig Forum1000 $ gaming rig : Is it good? Forum$ 1000 Budget First Time Gaming Rig Forum$ 1000 AMD GAMING RIG HELP ForumFirst Gaming Rig around 1000 ForumNeed advice on first gaming rig $ 1000 -$1350 ForumNew Gaming Rig ~$ 1000 Forum1st build gaming rig build - under $ 1000 any advice? ForumFirst Time Build: $ 1000 Gaming Rig Questions Forum1000 Gaming Rig , First time Build Forum$ 1000 -$1500 Gaming rig build. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !